WELCOME TO SPRING IN LIPICA: Meet this year's foals and white Lipizzan horses at the great opening of the new season of show A Tale of Lipica

Lipica, 14. 4. 2019, 10:00-18:00
For families and childrenFor individuals

The sunny spring has already begun on the Lipica estate. It the best time to meet this year's first foals and the most beautiful white Lipizzan horses. The show A Tale of Lipica is even more fascinating now, and spring atmosphere is fresh and relaxed. All this and much more you can live in Lipica on Sunday 14th April, at the grand opening of the new season of the show A Tale of Lipica.

On this sunny spring day, you will be able to explore the home of over 300 Lipizzan horses in a pleasant spring atmosphere, during guided tours and walks along the Lipica estate.

The show A Tale of Lipica, in which more than 40 Lipizzan horses perform, and is even more fascinating now. Have you already admired their elegant steps in the great quadrille? Have their Airs above the ground already left you breathless?

Getting to know the ponies will amuse the children. You will be able to learn about the life of Lipizzan horses during presentations, which will show you how to saddle and harness a horse. During carriage rides along the most beautiful tree-avenues, you will enjoy unforgettable family experiences.

Don't miss the offer of the spring delicacies of the restaurant of hotel Maestoso and live music in the most pleasant corners of the Lipica estate.

The grand opening of the new season of the show A Tale of Lipica will be organized in collaboration with the Municipality of Sežana.

Join us and welcome spring in Lipica.



Karst in Lipica, Lipica in the middle of Karst: local produce market and presentation of associations and clubs of the Karst region 10.00-18.00

Workshops for children 10.00-18.00

Library on the lawn with the Srečko Kosovel Library 10.0-18.00

Live music with JustFriends Quartet 10.00-18.00

Exploring the Lipica estate with electric bikes (MobiTour project) 10.00-18.00

Workshop Getting to know the ponies 12.00-12.30

Fairytale corner on the lawn - fairy tale about Lipica and Lipizzan horse 14.00

Pony riding for children 10.00-18.00 (supplement)

Carriage rides 10.00-18.00 (supplement)

Culinary delicacies on the Lipica estate 10.00-18.00 (supplement)


Guided tours 10.00, 11.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00, 16.00, 17.00

Workshops for children 10.00-18.00

Getting to know the art of August Černigoj and the ŠCK Srečko Kosovel project at the Avgust Černigoj Art Gallery 10.00- 18.00pm

Parade of the Trebče brass band 11.00

Opening of the new season 11.20

Presentation of riding school 11.30

Presentation: How to saddle a horse 13.00

Presentation: How to harness a horse 13.30

Spring show A tale of Lipica 15.00



  • Adults: 16 €
  • Children (6-18 years): 8 €
  • Children up to 5 years: 1 €
  • Family ticket (up to 3 children, up to 2 adults): 44 €


  • Adults: 23 €
  • Children and young people up to 18 years: 12 €
  • Children under 5 years: 1 €
  • Family ticket (up to 3 children, up to 2 adults): 59 

You will experience the spring show A Tale of Lipica in our covered, heated riding hall.

Reservations for pony riding and carriage-rides are not available. This offer is available on the day of event until the free capacities are filled.

Dogs are not allowed in the riding hall.

Photography / filming is not allowed in the riding hall.

We reserve the right to change the program.

More information:

T: +386 (0) 5 739 1696

E: info@lipica.org

Photos: Gabriele Boiselle / Edition Boiselle, Kobilarna Lipica / Mediaspeed, Mitja Božič, Dean Dubokovič, Turistično združenje Portorož, Boris Pretnar

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